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SFGTV
Mar 4, 2013 10:30am PST
sending is the nutrition, education project grant that provided the district $1.6 million last year. and finally and probably most importantly we are in the process of taking a critical look at how the program and services we offer our students are aligned to our district's vision and strategic plan and in order to realize our goals we know that some program shifts are necessary. the resolutions that you have in front of you tonight are about insuring that we have a balanced budget that reflect the service of our students and their family and staff. this evening, you have four resolutions to consider. each deals with noticing staff at our pre-k through 12 division and early education department. we bringing all, projected layoffs to you to give you the comprehensive picture at this time. the notice is time critical. we need your approval for the initial notice of potential layoffs of certificated employees. this is called reduction in particular kinds of service or pks. the second resolution is related to the pks and determines how same-day of service hire ties are reserved in the l
SFGTV
Mar 3, 2013 12:30am PST
. each deals with noticing staff at our pre-k through 12 division and early education department. we bringing all, projected layoffs to you to give you the comprehensive picture at this time. the notice is time critical. we need your approval for the initial notice of potential layoffs of certificated employees. this is called reduction in particular kinds of service or pks. the second resolution is related to the pks and determines how same-day of service hire ties are reserved in the layoff process. as you know if we do not notice our certificated employees by the mandated march 15th deadline, we lose the flexibility to layoff the employees for the 2013, 14 academic school year. of equal importance is our classified staff which includes early education, teachers and para professionals. we have more flexibility with this particular category and that we have a rolling 60 day noticing requirement. we ask you tonight that you approve these resolutions together. this slide is an overview of our workforce. as you can see we have about 3900 pre-k through 12 teachers broken down by teacher
PBS
Mar 7, 2013 12:00am PST
. her take no prisoners approach to education reform has made her a hero to some and a villain to others. as chancellor of the school system she took on a powerful teachers' union, closed schools, and are arranged or emboldened parents. she has written about all that in a new book entitled "radical: fighting to put students first recruit a conversation with michelle rhee. coming up right now. >> there is a saying that dr. king had that said there is always the right time to do the right thing. i just try to live my life every day by doing the right thing. we know that we are only about halfway to completely eliminate hunger, and we have a lot of work to do. walmart committed $2 billion to fighting hunger in the u.s. as we work together, we can stamp hunger out. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. tavis: michelle rhee has been called a warrior. she took over the struggling washington, d.c. school system and challenge teachers on accountability, close school she deemed were redundant, and she is now president of an advocacy group called stud
CSPAN
Mar 10, 2013 7:00am EDT
school system, recounts her career and present her thoughts on education reform. this event is about 45 minutes. thank you very much for joining us. i know you have a couple of busy days from last evening. jon stewart to this evening, cnn, piers morgan and would like to have our old friends here from c-span filming this event that many people across the united states can really benefit from a lot of what michelle has to say. just to kickstart it deceiving, how did you come up with a fascinating and interesting book, "radical," and where did this interesting income from? >> so i think the genesis of the name is an interesting one in that when it first got to d.c. it was the lowest performing and most dysfunctional school district and the entire nation. that was a pretty widely known truth. so i started doing things that were obvious for school district in that kind of state. i started closing low performing schools, moving out ineffective employees, cutting the central office bloated bureaucracy and have. as i was taking all these steps and measures, people started saying she's a firebra
FOX Business
Mar 9, 2013 1:00am EST
hard to fight the education block. that's our show, tonight. >> and now, john stossel. john: schools are lousy. what would you do part of the government's monopoly? one school chancellor fired under performing teachers. that made teachers mad. >> she's misled, misguided, and doing that to other people. >> she's not trained, doesn't know what real teaching is. john: what a terrible choice to lead schools and called the hatchet lady. "time" made her look like a witch. who is this awful person? let's ask her. michelle rhe, joins us from california. you made people mad. >> yes, i did. >> you fired 36 principals, 200 some teachers, closed school, and eventually pushed out in washington, d.c.. >> yeah. well, remember, that when i took over the district, it was the lowest performing and most distucksal district in the entire country. what i did were things i thought were obvious, close low performing failing schools failing children for decades. i'm going to fire ineffective employees, pay the effective ones more money, cut a central office bureaucracy out of control in half. those were the
FOX Business
Mar 8, 2013 12:00am EST
. >> why it's hard to fight the education block. that's our show, tonight. >> and now, john stossel. john: schools are lousy. what would you do part of the government's monopoly? one school chancellor fired under performing teachers. that made teachers mad. >> she's misled, misguided, and doing that to other people. >> she's not trained, doesn't know what real teaching is. john: what a terrible choice to lead schools and called the hatchet lady. "time" made her look like a witch. who is this awful person? let's ask her. michelle rhe, joins us from california. you made people mad. >> yes, i did. >> you fired 36 principals, 200 some teachers, closed school, and eventually pushed out in washington, d.c.. >> yeah. well, remember, that when i took over the district, it was the lowest performing and most distucksal district in the entire country. what i did were things i thought were obvious, close low performing failing schools failing children for decades. i'm going to fire ineffective employees, pay the effective ones more money, cut a central office bureaucracy out of control in half.
SFGTV
Mar 3, 2013 12:00am PST
here to have her please reelected to be a teacher because she is a really excellent special education teacher. i think that a lot of things that people don't realize that when you have a child that has behavior issues it is hard to find a teacher that is a good fit and i moved my son in fourth grade to flinn elementary because his old school was not working out and he had a teacher that was abusive to the kids and i think that it is important that people realize that you have to find a teacher that is going to be nurturing, caring, pretty much like your child and keep your child in a safe space and we found that with miss coleman and i am just appalled as to why they would not want to have her come back to flinn because she was told that i did not make a connection with the students and i find that really untrue. because my child is a child who has trust issues and not to be able to connect the way that he did with her is hard for me to believe, because academically she was on point on the kids and i never had a problem with him having homework and she raised my sons test scores when
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2013 2:00am PST
treat one another? and i think we have to be very clear in our educational process and the communication to our people and what is acceptable behavior and what is unacceptable behavior, and i am often fearful when we try to develop a black letter law if you have all these factors and bullying and you fell outside and that works okay in the courtroom. right? as prosecutors we need clear understanding of the laws to understand whether we have a criminal violation or not, but i am fearful we maybe overly legalistic and the way we deal with on a daily basis and we need to approach this by a global perspective respecting people and understanding we have the same rights and obligations and starting with the adults and i go back to the adults because the adults really have to tow the line here. they really have to walk the talk. i cannot tell you how often i of involved in large mentoring efforts and now in two different places, in l.a. and arizona. i cannot tell you how often the teachers are the ones that set the tone whether we have a respectable environment or and not part of
PBS
Mar 2, 2013 12:00am PST
will take to make certain every child in america has a sound education. dr. thompson is tackling one of the most difficult jobs in america -- turning around failing inner-city high school. his no-nonsense approach is being chronicled in a documentary series called "blackborad wars." a conversation about america's schools with principal dr. marvin thompson coming up right now. >> there is a saying that dr. king had that said there is always the right time to do the right thing. i try to live my life every day by doing the right thing. we know that we are only halfway to completely eliminate hunger and we have work to do. walmart committed $2 billion to fighting hunger in the u.s. as we work together, we can stamp hunger out. >> and by contributions to your pbs station from viewers like you. thank you. tavis: figuring out how to turn around and save inner-city schools is one of the most important challenges this country faces. i know firsthand from doing reports on education that there are no easy answers but there are individuals who refuse to give up. one of those persons -- dr.
NBC
Mar 9, 2013 6:30pm PST
look at the public education in california, we are not -- we used to have the best public education system in the country and we've gone from first to worst and it's astonishing, actually, to see how little progress the state has made compared to where other states across the country are that have prioritized this issue. >> so nobody got an a? >> i'm a tough grader. nobody got an a. we had a couple states that had b minuses. a few cs but quite frankly, lots of ds and fs. lots of people came up to me and said, you were so harsh. i said, well, let's look at the situation. this country is 14th, 17th, and 25th internationally on reading, science, and math. 25th in math. i mean, if you look at the countries that are ahead of us in math, hungary, slow vain yeah, liechtstein, and can you imagine if we fell behind in the olympic medal count to a country like hungary, people would be going nuts. but why is it that we can be 25th in math in the globe and nobody really cares. >> florida has a third of the kids that california has in school, 100,000 teachers less but they have a significant lat
CSPAN
Mar 10, 2013 4:05am EDT
education in how that impacts gdp, how it impacts employment, how it impacts earnings, and the research is pretty compelling that it is clear that investing in education is critical. we have no choice. >> my question is, again, i am going back -- is there some way we can have sequestration under the circumstances we have the right now that you can avoid the cuts in these areas? i just want to know. the implication is that maybe the administration is trying to zero in on things a bit the headlines or whatever. i am just trying to figure out how strict this situation is. but simply put, that is where the money is. the money is in these programs. there are no alternatives. >> am i pronouncing your name right? i am sorry. >> yes, sir. i would agree that sequestration is an across-the- board approach to cutting, it will leave many things and funded, even things you don't want. since title one and special lead and those moneys, where the bulk of the department's moneys, that is where you will see the cuts. i think a better approach would be looking at other ways of reducing funding.
FOX Business
Mar 8, 2013 9:00pm EST
regarding high school graduates, you have to hear this. our education system is failing our education system is failing our kids coming up n this is $100,000. our education system is failing our kids coming up n we asked total strangers to watch it for us. thank you so much. i appreciate it. i'll be right back. they didn't take a dime. how much in fees does your bank take to watch your money? if your bank takes more money than a stranger, you need an ally. ally bank. your money needs an ally. gerri: sometimes there is one number that describes everything you need to know about a topic. we have one of those today, and it has to do with education. if you want to understand the state of education in this country, with the defense. nearly 80% of new york city high school graduates have trouble with basic skills like reading and writing and math. the vastmajority don't have the basic skills you would expect of a half their age. the shocking news was reported by a lot untried local cbs affiliate today, saying that 11,000 kids have graduated from the city's high school and needed r
SFGTV2
Mar 8, 2013 11:00pm PST
. sparkling and clean and educating youth and provide the scholarships and support for them and using culture -- about the cleanliness of our neighborhoods and respecting our neighborhoods all throughout our city. we are also engaging the bright technological mindsen joining us in s f city and join the chambers in creating jobs and training for those last year, last summer, over 5,005,000 and eight jobs were created for summer for our youth, paying jobs every single one of them and this year we expect to exceed it with your help and the help of other companies here and we need to create hope in every aspect for our youth as mayor khan said they are going to inherit the city and the successes that we are pawk talking about today, they are going to also inherit failure and is we want to have less failures with their invest and investment in them and in companies like sales force zooma and at which timer are all leading the evident with the 1800 other technology companies to help us create this investor confidence that companies are leading they started to come to transportation to participate i
SFGTV
Mar 2, 2013 4:30pm PST
education participated in this. and it was very illuminating discussion. and many discussions outside of this meeting as well. but in this particular meeting many members of the daniel webster community attended and expressed their concerns about this proposal. and spoke in behalf of their proposal to create this two-campus k-8 school. the board of education collectively expressed many questions. and wanted the staff to look more carefully at some of the factors. and do more analysis and express reservations about moving forward at that time with the staff's recommendation to implement this change in the feeder patterns between isa and everett. that was recommended to take affect for next school year, 13-14. the board of education asked the staff to sort of hold off on that direction. and take the time that was necessary to analyze factors like demographic projection, academic performance, a number of different things. and to come back and make a recommendation at a later date that was informed by more due diligence. so that's the history as far as what has happened with the board of
SFGTV
Mar 4, 2013 12:00pm PST
thank the board of education and the student delegates who bring this issue forward. and i do want to be clear that i have not been as immensely involved as fewer and many of my colleagues on the youth commission have but i have been paying a lot of attention to this issue and i watch sfgov tv every night and so this issue is very important to me. i just want to emphasize the importance of the final resolve clause in the resolution which is the clause of continued communication between the city and the school district and i want to be clear that this issue is not a city issue it is not a school district issue but a san francisco issue. and we need to all work together on it. and so, it is the responsibility of all of us to be involved and i urge the evaluation of these programs to include extensive community input and i believe that i speak on behalf of the community that we are here as a resource for you guys and in order to have, you know, maximum success of this program and it is going to be necessary for this not just to be an issue here at the board of education but for you guys to
FOX Business
Mar 9, 2013 11:00pm EST
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SFGTV2
Mar 7, 2013 12:30am PST
education for civil rights and she was confirmed by the senate in may of 2009. as assistant secretary, ruslyn is assistant secretary arnie's duncan's primary advisor. before she joined the department of education she was vice president of the education trust in washington, dc and was the founding executive of education trust west in oakland. in these positions she advocated for public school students in california, focusing on achievement and opportunity gaps, improving can urriculum and instructional quality and ensuring quality education for everybody. she served as an advisor on education issues on a number of private ipbs institutions, she is a teacher, a lawyer, and a very influential voice on all policy matters. she was also passionate about ending this issue of bullying and bringing everyone together to stop this disturbing trend so please welcome assistant secretary for civil rights, ruslyn lee. as i said, our moderator is not always our lieutenant governor, of course he needs to introduction -- no, i get to say something. i get to say something. as everyone in this room knows
SFGTV2
Mar 2, 2013 7:00am PST
by our justice system rooted in deep problems in legal education, especially aspiring -- spiral in student debt, forcing lawyers away from public interest -- especially spiraling stood in debt, forcing lawyers away from public interest? >> i have a son who graduated from university. i have a niece who graduated last year and another niece is considering going to law school. i have been looking at the economics of going to law school. they are out of kilter. the profession is not to be a profession just for the rich. we must have a profession that looks like our society in every respect. there are a number of things the aba is doing in that regard. we have a resolution that is coming up in three weeks in toronto at our annual meeting. it tells people going to law school exactly what they are in for and you need to understand that the accreditation part of the american bar association is under a completely separate organization as a result of an agreement we have with the department of justice and department of education, so that we don't have any antitrust issues. that is an indepen
SFGTV
Mar 2, 2013 2:00pm PST
that are part of the customer notification and education plan because i think it will partially answer some of that, so the customer notification and education plan which i think we presented the overview of that to this commission at the end of november and our commission sort of approved that moving forward with that plan at the end of last year as well, so the poll is the first piece of that to really understand the market to generate that new heat map of where is the greater propensity for clean power sf and then beginning at the end of april is where the first phase of our early notification customer education begins and as part of that work, we will be reaching out to 10 thousand people in those darker green, the dark green medium green precincts going door to door and through phone to educate about what the clean power sf power offering would be and to get peoples' feedback on it, we're also planning on doing partnership with non-profit organizations and we are in the process of figures out who those will be and how that will roll out to help support us in doing overall educatio
FOX Business
Mar 9, 2013 2:00am EST
graduates, you have to hear this. our education system is failing our kids coming up n gerri: sometimes there is one number that describes everything you need to know about a topic. we have one of those today, and it has to do with education. if you want to understand the state of education in this country, with the defense. nearly 80% of new york city high school graduates have trouble with basic skills like reading and writing and math. the vast majority don't have the basic skills you would expect of a half their age. the shocking news was reported by a lot untried local cbs affiliate today, saying that 11,000 kids have graduated from the city's high school and needed remedial courses to relearn the basics before entering new york's community college system. this is a just a poor kids issue. the chancellor appeared on our program and she said that underperformance can be seen in kids of all background, the poorest kids in america ranked 26 out of 30 developed nations and math compared to their peers. that is a trend that you have heard about before. in fact, they also rank
SFGTV
Mar 3, 2013 2:00am PST
it is going to be necessary for this not just to be an issue here at the board of education but for you guys to work us even though the youth commission is an entity of the city of san francisco we need to work together to make sure that these programs come to fruition, so thank you. >> thank you. >> the youth speakers, comments or speakers from the board members? >> i can't do any discussion? >> okay. >> thanks. >> all right i'm still learning. >> so this is going to be held over for action, at the board meeting of march 12th and we will have much comment and questions at that time. we will resume with the regular order of our agenda, now we are moving on to item m, discussion of other educational issues. superintendent? thank you president norton, i would like to call the director kevin chavez who will take us through item m. >> good evening, commissioners, and superintendent, so this is regarding the title 3 improvement plan that we are required to submit to the california department of education. san francisco unified school district receives title 3 funding from the federal gov
FOX News
Mar 2, 2013 11:00am PST
dollar, every dollar we invest in high quality early education can save more than $7 later on boosting graduation rates, reducing teen pregnancy, reducing violent crimes. hope is found in what works. this works. we know it works. you're looking for a good bang for your educational buck, this is it. >> paul: that was president obama earlier this month in decatur, georgia, making his case for a universal public preschool, it was a center piece of his state of the union address and since 1995 georgia has subsidized free preschool for families regardless of income. so, does this benefit really work as well as the president claims? we've asked wall street editorial board member joe rago to take a look at the evidence. i know in politics evidence doesn't count for much, joe, but let's give it a try. $7 return for $1 investment? what's the real story there? >> what the president is relying on is two classic social science papers from 40 and 50 years ago, it's very intensive pre-school projects, they were known as the perry project and the abc project. >> paul: involving how many children? >>
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2013 1:30am PST
and people say "that's san francisco" and we believe that a right to a education is i social justice issue and if you deny that you're denying their civil rights. that's how we feel about being proactive. now there is a line of demarcation happens and we want to be proactive i know jill is looking at me. when the event happens and there is harm that occurs we believe in restorative practices and repairing the harm. we don't believe in kicks kids out of school. that's not a solution. we are an educational institution. we go through this process and the perpetrator understands the damage and make it right to the victim. it's not okay shake hands. it's a whole process. you talk about it and process what is happening and people follow up on that, so we very much believe in this restorative process in san francisco and how do we know? because of the indicators that should be going up are going up and the others are going down. our truancies are down. suspensions are down and students in class is going up. thank you for being here. [applause] >> okay. that's okay. you jumped ahead to sever
SFGTV
Mar 3, 2013 4:30pm PST
history as far as what has happened with the board of education. one last point before i turn it over to dr. stevens to talk about work ongoing and looking at the options. is that we have seen present, not to say this will continue to be the case in the future. but at present the issues about capacity are being addressed adequately given the current demand for both daniel webster elementary school, bryant elementary school and isa. considering there is a large attendance area for daniel webster. it's the largest in the district. even so there is still enough space for the time being at daniel webster to accommodate the request for that school. and also the residents of the attendance area that attend sfusd schools anywhere. right now that's the case, whether or not that continues to be the case in the future. we are doing demographic projections and engaged professional demographers to clarify if that's the case. >> i have a clarifying question based on what you said. based on the research that exists now, daniel webster has capacity to serve their entire community as pre-k through 5? >>
SFGTV
Mar 2, 2013 1:30pm PST
notification and education plan and an update on our legislation related to clean energy and ms. radica fox will provide the legislative update for you, with respect to the first item, the sfpuc activities, we are progressing as planned, we are on time as our time schedule, we have rated options possible at our commission on march 12th, at that time, we'll be presenting our commission with a customer poll results, we'll be presenting the not to exceed rate for adoption and possible adoption, consideration and possible adoption and that will be accompanied with a report from the rate fairness board providing the commission with advice on those not to exceed rates. at the california puc, we are actively engage on that setting on the proceeding that they are conducting on pg and e's proposed green tariff omtion, they proposed a 100% green power product. that product is proposed to use green e energy certificates, it's anticipated to enroll 30 thousand residential accounts, which is about .68% of eligible customers, and they are proposing this program to serve all of the customers a
FOX Business
Mar 8, 2013 6:00pm EST
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SFGTV2
Mar 7, 2013 3:00am PST
, representatives from the department of education confirm if we don't do anything about it, 13 million kids will become victims again for another year. some 3 million kids across the country will decide it is better to leave their school grounds than to continue their education. there will be more stupblting of the emotional and educational growth of our kids. all across the bay, whether working here in san francisco or alameda or sonoma or santa clara county. i want to thank you law enforcement officials here, instructors, community advocates, people who are concerned about our kids, they are our future and i would love to see a new generation of kids who don't know what bully is, who are not victims, who don't have those scars. but we've got to do today is sharing in the best practices, to be encouraged by programs like our roof top school here in san francisco who has traded a 50-person ambassador class that will talk about this, that will invite other kids, school administrators who have received the support of our school site administrators to encourage them to get this ou
SFGTV2
Mar 7, 2013 2:30am PST
makes sense to most of us, you have it khaifrpb the social norms. we must educate. but we must go beyond thinking more rigor will get us better achievement. we have to remember a school is a community and in a xhuept, people look out for each other. they've got each other's back. how do we begin to promote that idea that we are in this thing together? we believe it's through, unfortunately but truly, self-interest. kids are driven developmentally by the desire to fit in, to belong, to be part of an affinity group. if we can capitalize on their desire to look out for their friends and give them some more tools and opportunities and support, they will begin to do what we need them to do to at least confront it in their own small cell of social influence and the compounding and leveraging of that begins to make change. so the question we have to ask ourselves, are we as adults willing it slow down enough to invite kids to sit down at the table with us and partner? do we have the courage to understand that inclusion takes time and we have have to work more diligently to i invite young people
CSPAN
Mar 5, 2013 11:00pm EST
problems in the past. >> mr. miller, can you tell us the total amount of cut the department of education is now facing as a result of sequestration? >> the impact of our program, about $2.5 billion. >> i understand the 722 million is enticed to title i. >> 600 million title i programs. >> he said as a sophie's choice, i guess this is what i'm getting to. year to say that these questions. this is what i'm trying to go to, mr. scovell. some people have the opinion that when these kinds are made, because they made to aim that they don't have to be made to. in other words, a fact somewhere some oral secret cut and not affect programs for kids like me when i was growing up in special ed. so i'm just wondering, tell me about that. this is something mandated or with? >> our programs are focused on the most needy. in an environment where we've fallen behind the world, 16th in terms of college graduates. >> where 25th and 17th by 15-year-olds when you look at the direct investment education and how that impacts gdp and employment, the quality of education is clear that investment education is cri
SFGTV2
Mar 4, 2013 2:00pm PST
arrest warrant why we're here today. a college track and education. i hear from businesses that they're number one priority is education. they would like nothing better to hire san franciscans but they often struggle to find their candidates. and it's clear to me the only way our city will continue to be strong is if we support the improvement of our city schools. in many cities they choose to address the keegs challenges by picking fights and appointing fingers but once again not in 90 san francisco. together we strive for excellence in our public schools not excused. last year, i met with our community leaders the first time in our memories the mayor and others and we all agree that technology, expediting our kids earlier with the expectation for college and seth them to in our economies is the keys key to success and we're making progress. san francisco unified continues to be the hive urban development are high. we've seen double digit high-grades among our latin and africa kids >> results are being recognized for our achievement we received a federal grab the to bring job training
SFGTV
Mar 3, 2013 4:00pm PST
public school students have access to a quality education. anywhere and everywhere i go in potrero hill, i hear increasing concerns about middle school options for children. whether from parents of daniel webster that want to send this children to multilanguage school or parents wondering the future of their student, middle school or high school or combination. the goal is simple, to provide parents from daniel webster and also acknowledging that isa was extended an invitation to come. but i understand that the district has decided to speak on behalf of isa. and to use this as an opportunity to present their concerns and suggestions on how the city and district can address challenges that population increase will bring. i am looking forward to hearing from mr. lee from the school district that will walk us through the process that the school district has undertaken thus far and a timeline that they anticipate for future decisions related to this matter. i think it's essential to build as much collaboration between parents, schools and districts, we want the same thing. we want our kids
SFGTV2
Mar 6, 2013 2:30am PST
the message of social emotional learning not just to schools because educators kind of get it. it's not a stretch when we talk to them why it's important to get it, but we want to take the message outside of the school into the media, into the communities, into families so that people kind of understand this process of another way of learning and becoming an educated person. a couple of other things i do i work with anne on the board and with the foundation. that has been exciting. i do advising for sesame street. if you have small children the next seafn sesame street you will see some of the favorite characters and breathing and learning problem solving models and we're very excited -- >> [inaudible] >> and they're focusing on self regulation and other skills and specific focus and exciting working with them the past year and a half or so so i want people to have a look here, and what i would like to do is tie some of the things together that you have been hearing about today and in terms of bullying prevention, other prevention work going on in your state and in terms of promotin
KICU
Mar 4, 2013 7:00pm PST
ken reports, there is a plan to bring more money to higher education. >> you can hear the demands in the chants, not just tuition hike reversals [ crowd chanting ] but that higher education should be free. >> i am going to school. i'm going to leave college with about a thousand dollars -- i'm sorry $11,000 in loans. i'm trying to be a lawyer. i'm looking at $200,000 in loans just to finish my degree. >> this march comes at an interesting time after voters approved proposition 30. much of that money goes to k through 12 education but higher education receives enough to avoid further cuts. >> this is the first year that we've had -- since 2007 that we've had funding restored. >> there's been a lot of damage that has been done. prop 30 was not the only answer. >> is that right noreen evans has released a bill by taxing oil with most of the money split between community colleges, uc and csu. >> we are the only oil-producing state in the nation that does not tax oil that is extracted from our grounds. oklahoma does this. texas does this. alaska does it as well as many other states. >>
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